As Rob Atkinson writes for Morning Consult, the Senate should embrace innovation and charge the Department of Transportation with establishing a national road user charging system.
May 22, 2017
Massive 18-wheel tractor trailers cause significant pavement damage but don’t pay their full share of the costs for the nation’s highways, writes Rob Atkinson in The Hill.
January 9, 2017
The incoming Trump administration should accelerate the transition to hybrid digital infrastructure, writes Rob Atkinson in U.S. News & World Report.
November 21, 2016
ITIF's Center for Data Innovation submitted comments to the NHTSA on it's proposed “Federal Automated Vehicles Policy” which is intended to advance the development of autonomous vehicles.
November 16, 2016
ITIF offers a set of actionable proposals to spur innovation, productivity, and competitiveness that the Trump administration can accomplish in its first year.
October 27, 2016
Join ITIF and Boston University to discuss the future of federal policies for smart cities and the cutting edge research and innovation that makes these advances possible.
October 4, 2016
Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have expressed support for more federal spending on infrastructure, but merely repairing roads and bridges won't fix America's productivity problem, writes Rob Atkinson in the Christian Science Monitor.
July 29, 2016
Innovation Fact of the Week: Increased Airline Industry Competition Boosted Researcher Collaboration by 50 Percent Between 1991 and 2012
Over the past two decades, cheaper airline tickets had the knock-on effects of boosting research collaboration by 50 percent, writes John Wu in Innovation Files.
June 24, 2016
Innovation Fact of the Week: Insufficient Infrastructure Investment Will Cost U.S. Economy $4T & 2.5M Jobs by 2025
If America's deteriorating infrastructure is left alone, it will cost the economy $4 trillion and 2.5 million jobs by 2025, writes John Wu in Innovation Files.
May 20, 2016
Please join ITIF to discuss a new report exploring why building out digital and hybrid infrastructure is critical to seizing the next wave of economic opportunities, creating jobs, and improving people’s quality of life.
May 16, 2016
Transforming traditional “bricks and mortar” infrastructures into “hybrid” digital infrastructures will unlock new economic opportunities, create jobs, and improve quality of life.